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American Society for Microbiology, Maryland Branch Ltd. FREE WEBINAR

Filling in the Gaps: Using New Data to Understand the Epidemiology of Antimicrobial Resistance

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 7:00-8:30 PM

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  • 7:00 - 7:15     Maryland Branch business meeting

  • 7:15 - 8:30     Speaker presentation



SPEAKER: Heather Tate, PhD, MS

Division of Animal and Food Microbiology
National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS)
Center for Veterinary Medicine
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Laurel, MD

Dr. Heather Tate received her PhD in Biomedical Science from New York University in 2004 and her MS degree in Epidemiology from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in 2005.  She initially joined FDA in 2008 as a Commissioner’s Fellow.  Dr. Tate’s primary responsibilities include epidemiologic research on antimicrobial resistance, surveillance design, and analysis, interpretation, and visualization of surveillance data collected for the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS).

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